Sheryl J Anderson’s Sweet Magnolias is a romantic drama series. It is based on Sherryl Woods’s novel named Sweet Magnolias. Sherryl J Anderson is also known for her outstanding work in “Charmes and Ties that Bin”. So, Sweet Magnolias debuted into the Netflix world on 19th May 2020 and soon gained much admiration and fame. It was the relatable, happy-to-go, light-minded stories that made everyone fall in love with the show. The plot is set around three females who form a relationship as they each endure their own set of hardships and troubles.
Sweet Magnolias Season 2 Release Date
Season 1 of Netflix’s ‘Sweet Magnolias’ debuted in its entirety on 19th May 2020. The previous season consists of ten episodes that range in length from 43 to 52 minutes. Let’s take a glimpse at what the second season has for us. Netflix renewed the show for season two on 23rd July 2020, nearly after two months when the first season ended. The production crew returned to Georgia, where the filming of season one took place. The season’s shooting began in April 2021. Season 2 production completed up in mid-July, according to series actor Chase Anderson’s Instagram post.
The release date of the forthcoming season has yet to be disclosed by Netflix. Even though filming is over, we are well aware that the post-production phase might take weeks or months. Season 2 of ‘Sweet Magnolias’ is expected to launch in the earlier part of 2022, assuming the crew follows last season’s timetable.
Sweet Magnolias Season 2 Cast
For the forthcoming season, all of the regular cast and crew are returning. In addition, some cast members have been promoted to series regulars or main cast.
- Dana S Sullivan, played by Brooke Elliot
- Maddie Townsend, played by Joanna G Swisher
- Helen Decatur did by Heather Headley
- Tyler ‘Ty’ Townsend by Carson Rowland
- Annie Sullivan, played by Anneliese Judge
- Erik Whitley did by Dion Johnston
- Isaac Downey, played by Chris Medlin
- Noreen Fitzgibbons by Jamie Lynn
- Katie Townsend by Bianca B Tarantino
According to Deadline, Jamie Lynn Spears, Dion Johnstone, and Brandon Quinn have been promoted to the main cast for this season. We learned primarily on 26th May that we could also see little Adelynn Spoon, cast in “Tell Me Your Secrets” and “Watchmen mini-series” by HBO.
What Can We Expect In Season 2?
Since the first season ended on a cliffhanger, there is a lot of questioning from fans regarding the upcoming season. The conclusion of the incident from the prom party is the dramatic suspense on which the first season ended. In addition, Kyle has become unconscious after a car accident. However, the identity of the person in the car who caused the car crash was never revealed. Thus it remains a significant mystery heading into the upcoming season.
Maddie is now stressed by the notion when her previous partner has urged that they try again with their correlation citing her children as a rationale to do so. Helen recently ended her on-again, off-again relationship, so it’ll be curious to see what comes next, mainly as she’s anxious for a baby. Finally, Dana is dealing with her issues as she tries to keep her business running. She is now faced with the possibility of having an illegitimate son laboring in her kitchen.
Fortunately, the authors of the show have enough substance to keep the show running. The Netflix show was based on Sherryl Woods’ books, which goes by the same name, with the last season draws from the first three books in the 11-book series. Does that imply the authors have more volumes to work with, like eight or so – at least a handful more seasons? We will know when the time comes!